• Twitter tests letting you automatically hide replies on your tweets

    11 days ago - By WMPoweruser

    Dealing with abuse and harassment on Twitter is about to get a lot easier. For users in Canada, and probably only temporarily. Twitter is testing a new feature that will let users hide replies to their own tweets, reducing the visibility of said tweet. It's not a magic button that Thanos snaps the tweet and...
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  • Daily Crunch: Twitter will let you hide replies

    Daily Crunch: Twitter will let you hide replies

    11 days ago - By TechCrunch

    The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch's roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you'd like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here .
    1. Twitter will start testing its ‘hide replies' feature next week, in Canada
    Before you start complaining about censorship, keep in mind that hidden replies won't actually get pulled from Twitter - they'll disappear from the default view, but you can still tap a gray icon to see them.
    The goal is to give the person who starts a conversation more control over which comments are visible, making it...
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